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Old 4th March 2019, 06:14 PM
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Default Where do Ash Wednesday ashes come from?

Informative report:

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Its an Old Testament and a New Testament symbol of repentance and conversion, sorrow for our sins, awareness of our frailty and mortality - [symbols] that have been taken up by the Church from the earliest stages.

It also tells us where the ashes come from and how they are prepared:

https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/n...ome-from-94988
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